“Final Week Tonight” host John Oliver delivered a scathing takeover of Republicans in Congress on Sunday evening, exhibiting how they keep a grip on energy whereas representing solely a minority of American voters.
He dropped a Seuss-like nursery rhyme on how a lot he hates Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) and had some harsh phrases for Home Minority Chief Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.). However he saved a few of his most biting feedback of all for Senate Majority Chief Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).
McConnell is “the one factor to return out of Kentucky extra shameless than the KFC menu,” he stated.
McConnell, he famous, blocked then-President Barack Obama from filling federal judiciary seats and even blocked a Supreme Courtroom nomination from ever coming to a vote.
Now, he’s getting his means, as President Donald Trump is appointing conservative federal judges at report clip with McConnell’s help ― and simply named his third Supreme Courtroom choose.
“This has been a really darkish week for lots individuals. The Supreme Courtroom is about to lurch to the appropriate for the foreseeable future,” he stated. “And if issues appear hopeless proper now it’s as a result of, to be utterly trustworthy, they principally are.”
And as Oliver identified, it’s due to cautious Republican manipulation of “systemic issues” within the make-up of our authorities.
Then, Oliver launched right into a have a look at “how the fuck we bought right here, and what the fuck we are able to probably do subsequent.”
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